Category: Weight Loss

Happy New Year

Well I totally meant to write a meaningful end-of-year post, but December got a little crazy and I just didn’t get around to it. I’ll do a quick wrap up right now before I move on to my goals for this year. What I did well last year: tracked all of my expenses for the year so I could see…

Soon…I promise!

G’day Everyone! Well I don’t know about you, but August nearly kicked my tail. It was full of highs (Big New Adventures!!!) and lows (omgosh my daughter’s volleyball schedule is about to kill me!!) and everything in between. The month of September is shaping up to be busy as well, but I’m ready for it. So, I need to take…

The More You Do, The Better You Feel – Book Review

Sometimes you get a mirror held up to your face and you recognize yourself in ways that had never occurred to you before. That was the case when I began reading The More You Do, The Better You Feel, a book about procrastination. I have, for a really long time, jokingly referred to myself as a procrastinator, and I say…

Interesting conversation with my husband

In keeping with the theme of procrastination for this month, I wanted to discuss a conversation I recently had with my husband about laundry. Yes, laundry. I know, super exciting, but hang with me for a moment, it gets interesting. We were packing up and getting ready to head home from a weekend getaway with the kids when my husband asked…

Giving the middle finger to middle age

My husband said I would never do it, so of course I immediately called my hair stylist, who is now my colorist, and told her I wanted a streak of color in my hair. She thought we needed more than a streak and I agreed. Apparently when the gauntlet is thrown down, I don’t procrastinate because just a few days…

Procrastination and Weight Loss

A couple of weeks ago, I was in the midst of what I like to call my “whirling dervish of weight loss” thoughts. You know those thoughts that seem to come at your brain from all directions and swirl around in your head like an unrelenting tornado that is bent on destroying your sanity? It goes something like this: “This…